Screen shades are a popular window covering option that combines sheer style with excellent UV protection. Screen shades serve a very important purpose of blocking harmful UV rays from damaging your flooring, furniture, and other items inside your home. Depending on the openness level you choose, screen window shades allow you to maintain the view out your window while still blocking the sun. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer with showrooms in San Francisco and Marin County, we provide a full line of screen shades to our residential and commercial customers. [Read more…]
We have all been in the situation where we’re trying to get work done and are annoyed by the glare on our computer screen. Or, we’re trying to relax on a weekend and can’t watch a TV show because of the sun reflecting off of it. Or, on a cold winter day, you may come into your office and that little bit of sun peeking throughout the window is making it uncomfortably hot.
Today’s standard window glazing alone does not adequately protect people inside a building from solar heat gain or glare. Luckily, we have products such as the MechoSystems roller shading systems that really allows you to control how the sun affects your life inside your home or business. MechoShade cloths are woven in densities from blackout to 18% open to preserve your view and allow in natural light while lessening heat gain and reducing harmful UV rays. These high tech shade cloths are available in over 200 weaves, colors and patterns. [Read more…]
Solar shades are a trend that is becoming more popular each year and the solar shade allows you to see through while blocking out glare and harmful UV rays at the same time. This makes solar shades perfect for living areas and kitchens where natural light is welcomed but needs to be controlled from disturbing the view.When it comes to Solar shades there is one brand that stands apart from the rest, Mecho Shade. When Mechoshade was created it was used primarily for a commercial application for energy conservation, though its architectural luster and the advent of the Green movement has Mechoshades popularity landing itself into peoples homes everywhere. [Read more…]